The seventh racket of the world, Japanese Kei Nishikori, lost to Swiss Stan Wawrinka, who occupies the 68th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 2/6, 6/4, 4/6 in the semi-final of the tournament in Rotterdam.
The match lasted 2 hours and 13 minutes. During this time, 29-year-old Nishikori never gave a pass through, made two double faults and made three breaks, and 33-year-old Wawrinka performed eight aces, made a mistake once when serving, and sold five break points.
Earlier in personal meetings was 5-4 in favor of the Swiss. In the finals of the competition ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, Wawrinka will cross the rackets with the Frenchman Gael Monfils.